Art: For The Body

Body art is art made on, with, or consisting of, the human body. The most common forms of body art are tattoos and body piercings, but other types include scarification, branding, scalpelling, shaping (for example tight-lacing of corsets), full body tattoo and body painting. More extreme body art can involve things such as mutilation or pushing the …

Body Art

     Body-marking, painting, tattooing, or scarification (cutting or burning) of the body for ritual, esthetic, medicinal, magic, or religious purposes. Evidence from prehistoric burials, rock carvings, and paintings indicates that body-marking existed in ancient times; ethnographic studies show that it is still practiced today. Markings may indicate religious dedication or alliance with a particular god; …

Models, Modeling and It’s History

MODELS AND HISTORY OF MODELING Hermann Schichl∗ Institut fu ̈r Mathematik der Universita ̈t Wien Strudlhofgasse 4, A-1090 Wien, Austria Hermann.Schichl@esi.ac.at Abstract After a very fast tour through 30,000 years of modeling history, we describe the basic ingredients to models in general, and to mathematical models in particular. Keywords: Modeling, History of Modeling, Model, Mathematical …

Acting: The Development- The Art, The Craft

The Craft of Acting Is Timeless The circumstances of David’s acting were quite different from the craft of acting used in modern drama. Despite the unemployment rate in Actor’s Equity, survival for an actor today is not to be compared with the issue of survival David faced in his command performance before the King of …

Acting: The Universality

PART I The Universality Of Acting The Three Major Objections The first objection to the legitimacy of acting, be it on or off the stage, is that acting is deception: the actor deceives the audience into believing he is a certain character. What is the basis for this charge? I believe there are at least …

Acting: What "IT" is

What Is Acting? It is important to distinguish between the craft of acting and the art of acting as I use these terms. The craft of acting is the action of a person willfully pretending to be something (an animated object or an animal) or someone for a limited period of time in any circumstance …

Acting: The Method

What is Method Acting Method acting, or as it is sometimes simply known, the Method, is a technique used by actors. Method acting is thought to have revolutionized acting as we known it today. It is the antithesis of the wooden actor and uses techniques such as sense and memory to achieve realism in acting. …

The Model Handbook – The LifeStyle

     As a model, your professional life is never certain and although there are endless benefits to effectively being self-employed, you don’t have the security of a mapped out career path, a cosy office or a guaranteed annual salary. What’s more, your social life is just as flippant and plans can change at a client’s …

Modeling – What "IT" Is

What is Modeling MODELING – FASHION or ART MODELING involves the posing of a model, an often paid, sometimes even professional, human subject, as an aid in creating a portrait or other work of art including such figure wholly or partially. Models are frequently used for training art students, but are also employed by accomplished artists. …